RATIONALIST INTERNATIONAL

Bulletin # 173 (30 March 2008)

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IN THIS ISSUE

“Reason has won the day”

“Reason has won the day”

Now click & watch

the Great Tantra Challenge online!

The story of Sanal Edamaruku challenging India’s top tantrik Surinder Sharma on live TV to demonstrate his magic powers on him raised enthusiasm and curiosity all around the world. Our website got nearly two million hits in two weeks. We received hundreds of appreciative letters and congratulations every day. One of the first reactions came from James Randi: “Sanal! My congratulations for this excellent demonstration of rationality over superstition”, he wrote, “reason has won the day”.

The story appeared on SWIFT (web page of the James Randi Educational Foundation) and on Richard Dawkins’ website, to name the two most prominent. Meantime it has been overtaken by hundreds of sites and blogs and is touring the Internet in many languages.

Now you can watch all three parts of an abbreviated version of the original live program by clicking the three pictures below.

1. Sanal Edamaruku challenges India’s top tantrik Surinder Sharma to demonstrate his powers on him. 1. Sanal Edamaruku challenges India’s top tantrik Surinder Sharma to demonstrate his powers on him.
2. The tantrik unfolds the stock of his tricks and fails. 2. The tantrik unfolds the stock of his tricks and fails.
3. The “ultimate destruction ritual” to kill Sanal 3. The “ultimate destruction ritual” to kill Sanal

The clippings are posted in YouTube. Please write a comment and give a rating.

You are also welcome to use the following embed HTML codes to post them on your website or blog.

Part 1
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